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HD Deve Gowda


'Deve Gowda was pragmatic about the fact that you need society to be inclusive, without it you cannot progress'

March 04, 2022 9:18 pm

The biographer of HD Deve Gowda, Sugata Srinivasaraju, on the unheralded career of India’s first OBC Prime Minister, and why his democratic engagement is the best argument for coalition politics

Deve Gowda, Mallikarjun Kharge among 4 candidates elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from Karnataka

June 13, 2020 12:41 am

Returning Officer M S Vishalakshi announced the result a week prior to the polling day (June 19) scheduled by the EC, as the number of valid nominations did not exceed the vacancies in the Rajya Sabha from the state.

Karnataka Oppn leaders write to PM Modi asking for Rs 5,000 crore relief

August 13, 2019 4:25 am

As many as 42 people have died across 10 districts in the state since heavy rain began last week. The rains have abated since Sunday leading to a need for an assessment.

Nikhil Kumaraswamy is now JD (S) youth wing president

July 04, 2019 4:36 pm

Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy’s son actor turned politician Nikhil Kumaraswamy was appointed as Karnataka JD(S) youth wing president and former MLA Madhu Bangarappa, has been elevated as JD(S) state working president from youth wing president of the party.

Deve Gowda says there'll be mid-term polls in Karnataka, Kumaraswamy clarifies

June 21, 2019 4:41 pm

Leaders of both JD(S) and Congress have been publicly airing their differences after the alliance put up a poor show in the Lok Sabha elections in the state — the parties won one seat each.

Nikhil Kumaraswamy plans image makeover; meets AP CM Jagan

June 12, 2019 3:40 pm

Sumalatha's victory in the JD (S) bastion of Mandya has shocked the Gowda family, and there is now an effort to revive the party and particularly Nikhil's image after the loss.

JDS Karnataka chief H Vishwanath quits, cites lack of coordination in alliance

June 05, 2019 12:23 am

Among points in his letter, A H Vishwanath, an MLA from Hunsur in Mysore and a Congress leader till 2017, has cited the dominance of his bete noire and Congress leader Siddaramaiah as a reason for his resignation.

Attempt to intimidate press: Editors Guild on FIR against journalist

May 29, 2019 5:15 pm

The guild strongly condemned the use of criminal defamation and other provisions of the law against the media. It demanded that the Karnataka government must immediately ensure that the FIR is withdrawn.

Editor of Kannada newspaper Vishwavani booked for report on H D Deve Gowda kin

May 28, 2019 6:45 am

The FIR was registered on a complaint by a JD(S) leader, Pradeep Gowda, who accused Vishwavani and Bhat of publishing false and malicious news regarding Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy’s son Nikhil.

Did not quit JD(S), was expelled, says Siddaramaiah

May 11, 2019 5:17 pm

The senior Congress leader was canvassing for party candidate Subhash Rathod, contesting the bypoll from Chincholi assembly constituency. The Chincholi seat fell vacant after disgruntled Congress MLA Umesh Jadhav resigned from the assembly to join the Bharatiya Janata Party.